It has been confirmed by the UFC the two welterweight’s will clash as Leon Edwards will take on Albert Tumenov at UFC 204 at the Manchester Arena in Manchester October 8th. This card will be headlined by Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping who will take on Dan Henderson.
Leon Edwards has a MMA record of (11-3) and a UFC record of (3-2). Edwards has won 3 out of his last four fights. His latest fight was unanimous decision win over Dominic Waters at UFC Fight Night Rotterdam this past May.
Albert Tumenov has a MMA record of (17-3) and a UFC record of (5-2). Tumenov also has won 3 out of his last four fights. Tumenov’s latest fight was a submission loss in round 2 to Gunnar Nelson which was also at UFC Fight Night Rotterdam.
UFC 204 lineup so far
Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson
Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort
Jimi Manuwa vs. Ovince Saint Preux
Stefan Struve vs. Ruslan Magomedov
Brad Pickett vs. Iuri Alcantara
Davey Grant vs. Damian Stasiak
Adriano Martins vs. Leonardo Santos
Leon Edwards vs. Albert Tumenov